or closes loopholes or and get it through the house? no matter what it is? >> there is an aspect to this gang of six plan i don't think we have talked about, which is in part, the way they structured it, they say it would allow economic growth. the revenue created by economic growth to count as part of the revenue. they talk about the tax revenue that is not necessarily raising taxes. it is perhaps just what the economy will do on its own. that may be, if, in fact, they can get it baked in the cake, it may make it more palatable, especially for some of the republicans. >> bret: similar to democrats saying don't cut benefit section of entitlements, but you can deal with the long-term viability of the program. similar. >> yeah, i think it's the same idea. i think the potential problem with what charles is suggesting, which may be the best option for the republicans right now, there is a question to whether it can actually pass the house.